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We enjoy and encourage all levels of learning, from our youngest members to our lifelong learners. Discover ways to grow in your faith with us.

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We are cooking, planting, knitting and donating our way to a better world. See how you can join us in making an impact today.

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Services

Discover our wide range of worship options, from traditional sanctuary services to Shabbat yoga and outdoor celebrations.

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Community

Our inclusive family welcomes you to join us as we come together for celebrations and comfort.

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What’s Happening at Beth El Temple

SaturdaySat, 3 DecDecember, 2022

 
 
Who Wants S'more Havdallah

Motzei Shabbat, Dec 3rd 6:00p to 7:00pFamilies with children ages 0-18 are invited to join us for Havdallah, a campfire, s'mores and singing! We hope you will join us as we mark the transition from Shabbat into the rest of the week. Please RSVP by Tuesday, November 29th at noon.

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SundaySun, 4 DecDecember, 2022

 
 
Beth El Music & Arts: Season Concert #1 - The Wise Men of Chelm & Two Concertos

Sunday, Dec 4th 7:00p to 9:00pEnjoy an evening of beautiful music with Cantor Joseph Ness and Beth El Music & Arts! Don't miss this event, filled with fantastic music and a master storyteller! Click in for tickets.

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WednesdayWed, 7 DecDecember, 2022

 
 
Women's Network Presents a Conversation on Hallmark & Hanukkah Movies

Wednesday, Dec 7th 7:00p to 9:00pWomen’s Network brings back Julie Sherman Wolfe, screenwriter for The Hallmark Channel! A professional screenwriter for 25 years, Julie has had 20 of her movies air on The Hallmark Channel. Having written several Hallmark Christmas movies, Julie has now written her first Hanukkah movie for Hallmark! "Hanukkah on Rye" will premiere Sunday, December 18, the first night of Hanukkah. Come join us to get a fun "behind the scenes" peek at the making of this movie and learn about the evolution of Hanukkah on Hallmark.

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MondayMon, 12 DecDecember, 2022

 
 
Musical Chat with Cantor Joseph Ness

Monday, Dec 12th 1:00p to 2:00pCantor Ness is back with this very popular class! Cantor leads a discussion on various aspects of Jewish music, both culturally and liturgically; a link to the music will be provided before class. For access details, please contact Lydia Lutt (marketing@bethelwh.org).

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FridayFri, 6 JanJanuary, 2023

 
 
Shababa

Friday, Jan 6th 5:45p to 6:45pShababa is a fun, engaging “service” for our youngest generation. All children ~8 and under (and their siblings, parents, and grandparents) are welcome to experience the joy of Shabbat with dancing, singing, stories, prayers and children's dinner. RSVP today to Rabbi Rachel Zerin in this free program – part of our early childhood education. Sponsorship opportunities are available – for just $50 you can celebrate a child’s birthday by sponsoring a Shababa. To sponsor a dinner, please contact Rabbi Rachel Zerin (rzerin@bethelwh.org or 860-233-9696).

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SaturdaySat, 28 JanJanuary, 2023

 
 
Temple Trivia Throwdown

Motzei Shabbat, Jan 28th 8:00p to 11:00pJoin us Saturday, January 28th for TEMPLE TRIVIA THROWDOWN! Featuring Rob Guilmette, professional trivia master and DJ! Beth El members are welcome to invite non-members to join their teams. Tickets are $25 per person and include beer, wine and other drinks, snacks and desserts, and live entertainment. To secure your seat with early-bird pricing of $25/person, register online by January 6th at 2:30pm. (Snow date: Saturday, February 4th)

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MondayMon, 30 JanJanuary, 2023

 
 
Musical Chat with Cantor Joseph Ness: "Poems and Songs"

Monday, Jan 30th 1:00p to 2:00pCantor Ness is back with this very popular class! Cantor leads a discussion on various aspects of Jewish music, both culturally and liturgically; a link to the music will be provided before class. For access details, please contact Lydia Lutt (marketing@bethelwh.org).

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FridayFri, 24 FebFebruary, 2023

 
 
Shababa

Friday, Feb 24th 5:45p to 6:45pShababa is a fun, engaging “service” for our youngest generation. All children ~8 and under (and their siblings, parents, and grandparents) are welcome to experience the joy of Shabbat with dancing, singing, stories, prayers and children's dinner. RSVP today to Rabbi Rachel Zerin in this free program – part of our early childhood education. Sponsorship opportunities are available – for just $50 you can celebrate a child’s birthday by sponsoring a Shababa. To sponsor a dinner, please contact Rabbi Rachel Zerin (rzerin@bethelwh.org or 860-233-9696).

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MondayMon, 24 AprApril, 2023

 
 
Musical Chat with Cantor Joseph Ness: "Night"

Monday, Apr 24th 7:00p to 9:15pCantor Ness is back with this very popular class! Cantor leads a discussion on various aspects of Jewish music, both culturally and liturgically; a link to the music will be provided before class. For access details, please contact Lydia Lutt (marketing@bethelwh.org).

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FridayFri, 12 MayMay, 2023

 
 
Shababa

Friday, May 12th 5:45p to 6:45pShababa is a fun, engaging “service” for our youngest generation. All children ~8 and under (and their siblings, parents, and grandparents) are welcome to experience the joy of Shabbat with dancing, singing, stories, prayers and children's dinner. RSVP today to Rabbi Rachel Zerin in this free program – part of our early childhood education. Sponsorship opportunities are available – for just $50 you can celebrate a child’s birthday by sponsoring a Shababa. To sponsor a dinner, please contact Rabbi Rachel Zerin (rzerin@bethelwh.org or 860-233-9696).

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